Tag Archives: raising the bar

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April 19, 2017

Staying humble, applying tanner

My first men’s physique show By Kyle Finneron

“Men’s physique debut, you’re on deck!” the announcer said. The other competitors and I looked at each other in a panic. I grabbed a handful of tanner and started to smear it all over my chest and…

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April 12, 2017

Amateur prepares for Men’s Physique show, alone

By Kyle Finneron

As I write this I am looking at my “finalist” trophy from the Organization of Competition Bodies (OCB) Men’s Physique show I competed in earlier this month. Since my last column I have consumed a nauseating amount of food, I’ve been sick…

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February 8, 2017

The road to a natural physique

Preparing for the men’s physique category in a bodybuilding competition I have found that I always work better in the gym when I have a date on the calendar to work towards. Late last year it was the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) North East…